18 Oct 2017

May says Brexit ‘no deal’ remains on table

Political Editor

Tomorrow Theresa May sets off for her second trip in a week to Brussels, where she will address EU leaders on Brexit. In the Commons today she insisted the option of walking away without a deal must remain on the table. But her visit comes as her government’s EU withdrawal bill, which transfers EU legislation into UK law, looks set to be delayed, something Labour says indicated that the government’s Brexit policy is in paralysis.